Posted On: 11/29/20 4:36 PM

 Since the start of the basketball season, I have been able to see 10 of the top 20 players in the class of 2021 plus 23 others in the top 137. Each player that I saw did not disappoint, however some over delivered by showing improvements in their games. In this first article, I will delve into what I saw on display with those in the top 20.

Derrick Tezeno Derrick Tezeno 6'5" | SF North Central | 2021 State LA 6’5" N. Central Wing

The Louisiana Prep Hoops top-ranked player played strong in his outing against rising upstart McMain. He rebounded well in traffic, was able to take bumps on the drive and finish. However, he will need more in his offensive arsenal to legitimately hold on to the #1 spot in my opinion. In addition, is he a shooting guard or an undersized small forward? The competition for the crown is closer than one may think.

Carlos Stewart Carlos Stewart 6'1" | CG Dunham | 2021 State LA 6’1" Dunham PG 

The scoring guard looked good when I saw him against Calvary Baptist out of Shreveport. He had a superstar performance scoring 44 points and could have had 50 with a few friendly bounces. Stewart was hitting shots

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